(SAPGR) Chaplin Colonel Conrad Walker, Retired, US Army, Vietnam Veteran

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    Confirmed San Antonion Mission
    Chaplin Colonel Conrad Walker, Retired
    US Army, Vietnam Veteran

    The Patriot Guard has been invited by the family to stand and honor Chaplin, Colonel Conrad Walker for funeral and interment services on Thursday (June 05). Col. Walker is a Army and Vietman Veteran who served with 101st Airborne Division and 173rd Airborne Brigade, earning the nickname “Leapin' Deacon”, retiring after 25+ years, with over 600 jumps and being one of the highest decorated Chaplins in the Army, including the Silver Star for Gallantry in Action, which he earned in Vietnam. Funeral services will be held at Concordia Lutheran Church at 11:00am, where a flag line will be formed prior to the service. After which the Patriot Guard will move in procession with LEO escot, to Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery for interment with full military honors at 1:30pm, where a final flag line will be established. If available, please try to attend to honor one of our Veterans and help support the family during their time of loss. Thank you.

    Helmets Are Required While Riding On
    Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery Grounds

    Date: Thursday Jun 5 2014

    Staging: 10:00


    Staging Location:
    Concordia Lutheran Church
    16801 Huebner Road
    San Antonio, Tx
    Map Link – tiny.cc/4aqugx

    Partly Cloudy
    Low 71* / High 95*
    10% chance of showers
    Please come prepared for changes in the weather
    and try to hydrate the night before

    Ride Captain:
    Charles Rathgeber

    Flag Truck:
    Alice Wagener

    Any questions regarding this mission, please contact XtremeVFR@satx.rr.com

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